2017-2018 Executive Board
President: Kristy Nissen
President-Elect: Elenie Loizou
Secretary: Maryelizabeth Polacco
Treasurer: Brandi Ware
Membership/ Nominating Placement Board Member: Joanne Arcadipane and Cicily Wilson
Kristy has been an Active Member of the League since 2011. She has served on and chaired the Research Committee. Kristy has also chaired many Done in a Day events such as the Boo in the Zoo and the Always There Car show. Kristy also served on the Kingston Kinderland II task force and chaired the Kingston Kinderland II Education Committee.
Kristy holds a Masters Degree in Literacy and Bachelor’s Degrees in Psychology and Childhood Education. She completed her undergraduate studies at Marist College and her Masters at the College of St. Rose. She is currently a special education teacher at Miller Middle School in the Kingston City School District. Kristy has worked in the Kingston City School District for 8 years. Kristy also serves on the board of the Ulster Police Women’s Auxiliary and is a part of the Travis Nissen Memorial Fund.
Kristy was born and still resides in Ulster County. Her pride and joy are her two dogs Baxter and Turner. Kristy enjoys swimming and biking.